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Assisting a hawk

May 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

VERGAS, Minn. Zach and Dan Ramsey’s turkey hunt was a bust, but they did bring home a bird an injured osprey.
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A bird’s-eye view of fairgrounds

July 26, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

It’s not uncommon for birds to build nests in and around man-made structures. But one kind of bird is taking it to new heights.
An osprey nest was found built on top of a light pole at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Continue Reading

Lake Yankton not popular as osprey nesting site

July 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic

YANKTON (AP) South Dakota wildlife officials say there isn’t any sign of success so far for a program to bring osprey to Lake Yankton. Continue Reading

Banding helps track osprey rebound in Twin Cities

July 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Ospreys are at an all-time high in the Twin Cities metro area, with just more than 130 known nests in the seven-county region and Wright County. Continue Reading

Banding osprey helps track of rebounding species

July 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

With their mother and father circling and crying out overhead, two osprey chicks trembled as a wildlife specialist clasped metal bands around their feet. The pair join the growing number of ospreys that have made the Twin Cities area their seasonal home over the past 30 years, according to Judy Voight-Englund, the wildlife specialist who oversaw the banding Tuesday. Continue Reading